Patty Murray of Hicks Morley Appointed to Co-Chair Human Rights Tribual Practice Acvisory Committee

Patty Murray of Hicks Morley Appointed to Co-Chair Human Rights Tribual Practice Acvisory Committee

Congratulations to Patty Murray, Chair of the Human Rights Practice Group at Hicks Morley, who has been appointed to Co-Chair the Human Rights Tribunal Practice Advisory Committee. Patty was appointed by the Chair of the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, Michael Gottheil.

The Committee has been established to provide a resource to the Tribunal for consultation and feedback regarding the Tribunal’s policies, practices, rules, practice directions and services. The Committee’s focus will be on the effectiveness of those aspects of the Tribunal’s work in furtherance of its mandate to provide a fair, just and expeditious process for the resolution of matters before it. Among others, the Committee will also include four members who regularly represent applicants, as well as four members who regularly represent respondents.

It is anticipated that the Committee will provide fair and frank feedback to the Tribunal, and minutes of its meetings and discussions will be posted on the Tribunal’s website.